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The Wareham Center CDP(1) had a population of 3,172 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Wareham Center is located at latitude 41.7668 and longitude -70.7261 in Plymouth County. The formal boundaries for the Wareham Center Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.44 sq. miles. Plymouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The Wareham Center Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||3,172 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,148 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||2,330 (73.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||24 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$49,132|
|Average Household Income||$61,636|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||33%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,134|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,136 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||882 (41.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||528 (24.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||726 (34.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$390,426|
|Average Home Value||$421,178|
|Housing Affordability Index3||66|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.95%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.69%|
The table below compares Wareham Center to the other 245 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 152||38th|
|Population Density||# 72||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 235||4th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 18||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 228||7th|
|Diversity Index||# 86||65th|
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